a personal account providing for periodic settlements; current account.
the periodic statement or transcript of such an account.
- Account day
noun (on the London Stock Exchange) the day on which deliveries and payments relating to transactions made during the preceding account are made
- Account executive
(in an advertising agency or other service business) the manager of a client’s account. noun an executive in an advertising agency or public relations firm who manages a client’s account
- Account for
an oral or written description of particular events or situations; narrative: an account of the meetings; an account of the trip. an explanatory statement of conduct, as to a superior. a statement of reasons, causes, etc., explaining some event. reason; basis: On this account I’m refusing your offer. importance; worth; value; consequence: things of no […]
- Account payable
a liability to a creditor, carried on open account, usually for purchases of goods and services. noun (accounting, US) a current liability account showing amounts payable by a firm to suppliers for purchases of materials, stocks, or services on credit